Tag Archives: outdoor

Chic Critique Fall Cover Photo Entry I entered this photo in the Chic Critique Fall Cover Photo contest. It’s a long shot, but I love this image. It is entitled “compassion.” I have just recently discovered the Chic Critique magazine & forum. Can’t wait to get started! See some awesome entries, by clicking here.  

Grass is always Greener on the Other Side We had a bunch of fun with this fella this spring. We would occasionally stop on our way home from school to pet him and his friend. On this particular day, we were feeding this fella some nice green clover that was beyond his reach on our […]

 More Than Just a Pretty Face  What can I say about this young lady that most people who know her don’t already know? Natural and free are how I would describe her outward personality, but it is her inner spirit that is mature beyond her years. Yes, she is only a senior headed for her […]

Sunlit Face Framed  Tiny golden wildflowers surrounded us, fluffy blackness brushed against our legs, and glowing light filled the focal point; it was a simple recipe of a sunlit face framed by a wide-brimmed hat. I loved how the natural surroundings of this farm enhanced the beauty of this young lady’s portraits. Sometimes less is […]

Kuplink, kuplank, kuplunk…on Blueberry Hill! I recently took my dear daughter blueberry picking. She was totally delighted, despite the fact that she doesn’t really like the taste of blueberries. There is just something about collecting nature’s tiny treasures that captivates her spirit, whether it be berries, shells, wildflowers, rocks, or etc. She is made to […]

Love of the Father This is how it is supposed to be…truly enjoying, respecting, and cherishing the presence of your father. I was so fortunate to photograph this father and daughter and to experience the special bond between them. I knew I would be in for a treat, when this young lady asked me to […]

Birthday Wishes Come True  I was happy to help a young lady fulfill her birthday wishes recently, by photographing her with one of her best friends. They both love to read, so they brought their favorite books, and I added a cozy blanket and few other props to create this fun, quirky picnic style photo […]

 Under the Pink Umbrella I got to meet this beauty very briefly, while attending a Folio Love (here) photography workshop this past fall. I only had a few minutes, but I just had to capture those eyes…aren’t they amazing! I just couldn’t get close enough when cropping.